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Poor EQT Results Overlooked: Company's First Utica Well Shatters Records

...earnings... was dominated by the company's first Utica Shale well in Southwestern Pennsylvania. It shattered the Appalachian Basin's previous record and had financial analysts wondering if the formation could be given priority over the company's dominant assets in the Marcellus Shale any time soon.  

Keystone's southern leg hits milestone

The existing, southern segment of the Keystone oil pipeline system has pumped its billionth barrel, owner TransCanada Corp. said Monday. The company is using the milestone to promote the safety of its pipeline and push the Obama administration to approve the highly controversial northern segment, known as Keystone XL.  

Partnership will create water tanks, jobs in Johnstown

A new mill is set to start producing in Johnstown.  

Five Facts to Know About a New Pennsylvania Fracking and Health Study

This week, a study asserts a correlation between natural gas development and an increase in hospitalizations in three Pennsylvania counties. However, the authors are clear that, "the study does not prove that hydraulic fracturing actually causes these health problems."  

New study shows greater potential for Utica Shale

The Utica Shale and associated hydrocarbon-rich rock zones hold significantly more potentially recoverable natural gas than early estimates predicted, according to research released Tuesday at a workshop in Canonsburg.  

OPEC sees more balanced oil market in 2016

The oil market should be more balanced next year as China and the developing world use more oil while supply of fuel from North American shale grows more slowly, OPEC said on Monday.  

Here's why a severance tax is one prize we can't let Tom Wolf claim: Louis D. D'Amico

Gov. Tom Wolf does not let a conversation on the state budget pass without calling for a natural gas extraction tax.  

EIA: Net petroleum product exports continue to increase

This article refers to "refined" oil products which America can export. We also need the ability to export crude oil from America too, and that is currently banned by federal gov't.